AFSA parents Volunteering at the check in table at the Potato Hug
  • There are many different ways to get involved at AFSA K-12! AFSA families are invited to help with the following:

    Career Day Speaker - Come and speak to the students about your specific career on Career Day! Daytime commitment.

    Classroom Speakers - Love to share your expertise? Come in and talk with the students about life experiences. Daytime commitment.

    Science Fair Judges - Have a background in science, business, or liberal arts? All of these areas are helpful in judging all aspects of the students science fair projects. This would be an evening commitment in February 2024 would like more information please go to Science Fair Judges. . 

    Parent/Teacher Conference Donations - Three times a year the teachers hold conferences. Since these are long days for the staff we like to provide snacks. We are looking for families to donate snacks. 

    Elementary Teacher Helper - The elementary teachers will be needing help with various projects throughout the year. These may be projects at school or something that can be done outside of school.

    Donate Item from Staff Wish List - Check out the Staff Wish List on the AFSA website.

    Donate Box Tops - No need to clip Box Tops! Download the Box Tops for Education App and scan your receipt! Please make sure to chose AFSA High School for your Box Top earnings to go toward.

    Potato Hug - The Potato Hug happens the first Saturday in October. This is a great event to come and see all of the amazing projects the students work on. We are looking for help in the kitchen the day of and with food prep the week of. Evening or daytime commitment. For more information click on the Potato Hug link above.

    Pioneer Foundation Volunteers - This is a great way AFSA families to raise funds without selling products. Through the Pioneer Foundation families may sign up to volunteer to help at concessions at a variety of stadiums in the area. For more information please go to 

    Summer Events - AFSA participates in many summer activities such as parades and festivals. Watch for volunteer information in May 2024! 

    If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out the Volunteer Application and the Background Check Form. Please return the forms and a check for $8.00 made out to the "MN BCA" to either the high school or middle school office. The school will submit the background check. You do not need to include a self-addressed stamped envelope. 

    Please watch for emails with other opportunities that come up throughout the year. If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please contact:

    Volunteers for AFSA Elementary please contact: Liz Burkwald        

    Volunteers for AFSA High School please contact:  Stephanie Forliti    

    Thank you for supporting AFSA K-12!